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Conversations on Nonviolence and Resistance
Date Sunday December 11
Time 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location Details
Oscar Grant Plaza Ampitheater(14th and Broadway, Oakland)
Event Type Class/Workshop
In gearing up for another mass action on Monday, with the Port Blockade, participants in Occupy Oakland offer a weekend of presentations and discussions on non-violent movements and diversity of tactics at Oscar Grant Plaza.

Saturday December 10th

4-5pm Former Black Panther discusses the Civil Rights Movement and black liberation.

5-6pm Workshop on non-violence and diversity of tactics

6-7pm ”Gandhi and the Politics of Nonviolence” a lecture by UT Austin professor Snehal Shingavi, filmed at Occupy Austin

Sunday December 11th

6:00 Strikes, Occupations, Rebellions- Historical uses of diversity of tactics within struggles in the U.S. and beyond

7:00 “Black Bloc Tactics-10 Quick Points!” filmed presentation by Harsha Walia, South Asian activist, based in Vancouver)
Added to the calendar on Wednesday Dec 7th, 2011 2:29 PM

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